Using our new pitching metrics to measure improved command.
Using our new pitching metrics to ask new questions.
Does better plate discipline for pitchers yield better results?
Does better plate discipline for hitters yield better results?
What happens when pitchers yield more or fewer grounders?
What happens when batters hit more or fewer grounders?
Does pulling the ball less result in more offense?
If baseball was different, how different was it?
Ray Searage worked his magic on Ivan Nova, so the Pirates doubled down.
We know about the long ball, but what does carrying a bunch of gloves do for you?
Um … well, actually …
Which career totals are most likely to get a “compiler” into the Hall of Fame?
How did the Pirates go from 98 wins in 2015 to 78 wins in 2016?
How the expanded postseason may be imperiling seven-game series.
Atlanta adds super-utility man Sean Rodriguez, Andrew Cashner goes home, and the Rays and Mariners make their annual offseason swap.